Conor McGregor’s March arrest for harmful driving has resulted within the Irish sports activities star being hit with six prices. According to a Blanchardstown District Court spokesperson (by way of ESPN), McGregor is being charged with two counts of harmful driving, driving with out a license, failure to supply a license, driving with out insurance coverage, and failure to supply insurance coverage information.
McGregor was arrested on March 22 as he drove on the motorway to his fitness center in Dublin. Police claimed he was passing on the left, whereas McGregor counters that he was exiting the freeway. His legal professionals might be able to get him off on that, however not having a license or insurance coverage is way more lower and dry.
McGregor would have the ability to afford any fines that come up from these prices, however there’s a probability he may have his license revoked once more like he did in 2018.
Watch video footage of McGregor exiting the courthouse in Dublin beneath:
As McGregor left the courthouse he gave a fast assertion to the assembled press. When requested what his plans have been he stated:
“Straight back into training. Straight back in and looking forward to getting back into the octagon. Leg’s feeling better every day. We’ll see what happens. I think 170 is what I’m aiming for.”
Conor McGregor will not cease speaking a few run on the welterweight title
Conor McGregor shocked many followers when he introduced his intention to go away the light-weight division and battle as a welterweight transferring ahead. He additionally prompt that he anticipated the UFC to grant him a 170 pound title shot upon his return towards Kamaru Usman.
McGregor took to Twitter shortly after his courtroom date on harmful driving prices to as soon as once more affirm his plan to win the welterweight title. He wrote:
“3 weights. 3 KO’s. Moving up. The one and only one to ever do it.”
Welterweight champion Kamaru Usman responded to Conor McGregor’s tweet with one in every of his personal, exhibiting pictures of McGregor getting tapped out at three completely different weight courses.
Usman has stated a battle towards McGregor can be a homicide scene, and advised Sky Sports that he felt McGregor wasn’t severe concerning the call-out.
“He just wants to keep his name relevant out there, because obviously his fighting isn’t doing the talking anymore. He wants to keep his name out there, that’s why his fingers are doing the talking nowadays.”
Conor McGregor sounds very severe about combating for a 3rd title. The most important query now could be whether or not the UFC will grant him a title shot, or drive him to battle at 170 and earn a spot on the prime of the division.